Downtown

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It’s Spider Season, Chicago: As Weather Cools, Spiders Get Their Feast On (Which Is Actually A Good Thing)

No, spiders aren't going to colonize your house — though it may seem that way at the moment.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Despite City’s ‘Rush To Judgment’ On Lincoln Yards, Judge Says Lawsuit To Block Tax Subsidy Might Not Fly

The city is trying to get a lawsuit aiming to stop $1.3 billion in tax dollars from going to the Lincoln Yards project dismissed. A judge could rule on it next week.

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Barriers Going Up At Beaches, Along Lakefront To Battle Erosion From High Lake Levels

Drivers could run into lane closures on Lake Shore Drive at night and in the early morning as barriers are installed.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Plan To Allow Shops And Offices In Kinzie Corridor West Of Fulton Market Approved In Key Vote

Residential development will remain forbidden throughout the mostly industrial district under new zoning.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Fight To Stop $1.3 Billion Tax Subsidy For Lincoln Yards Returns To Court

Regardless of the outcome of the lawsuit, organizers hope the city will seek a "serious, systemic reform" of TIFs.

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Garrett Popcorn Is Selling Mix Bags For Just 70 Cents This Week

Chicago's iconic popcorn shop is celebrating its anniversary with discounted bags.

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Chicago’s Election Board Wants Your Email So It Can Give You Updates On Voting

The Board of Election Commissioners is sending out voter cards to more than 1.5 million people across Chicago.